Rose Daly <ul><li>Summer Work Project 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Shelburne Museum </li></ul>
Shelburne, Vermont © Jared C. Benedict. from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Shelburne_vt_highlight.png
Internship  Collections/ Education Interns & Conservation Interns at a concert
Shelburne Museum & Grounds Courtesy of Shelburne Museum http://www.shelburnemuseum.org/visit/maps_directions.php
Fort Sub Rosa  by Britt Browne & Graham Keegan Kalkin House
“ Museums have histories of their own, but how little is known of the making of private collections”  -Louisine Havemeyer ...
19th Amendment - ratified 1920 http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/6/64/Votes_For_Women.jpg http://www.studyhistory.c...
Edgar Degas  Repetition au Foyer (Rehearsal Studio)   About 1874 – Egg tempera on canvas Courtesy of Shelburne Museum Edga...
“ To keep on in Father’s footsteps in the way of collecting Art.  Very few appreciating it and all discouraging me.” -Elec...
American Folk Art/Americana Fish with Flag Trade Sign Fragment, Mid-19th century  Painted wood and sheet iron Courtesy of ...
Photo courtesy of Shelburne Museum Archives Electra and J.W. Webb and their 5 vhildren
“ I started collecting early in life and just hid things away. When the time came, everything came out and Shelburne Museu...
Steamboat Ticonderoga Horseshoe Barn
Preservation and Conservation at Shelburne Museum Rick Kerschner Head of Preservation/ Conservation photo taken by Nancie ...
The Lab
Nancie Ravenel Objects  Conservator Rick Kerschner
Laura Brill  Kress Fellow in Conservation
Diana Dan Larrabee Laine Kirkhoff Louisa
Treatment Solar Bagging  Carousel Rounding Board Preventive   Environmental Management  Costume Collection Survey
Environmental Management
Appropriate collection materials  for this environment
Covered Bridge Category 1 Barn Category 2 Historic House Category 3 Retrofitted Historic House Category 4 New Construction...
EHW Memorial Building Complete Climate Control Prentis House Conservation Heating and Ventilation  Lighthouse Conservation...
System Maintenance Rick examining the HVAC system Dectron  Hot gas reheat system
Calibration Vaisala RH Meter
Barns that freeze  in the winter
Independent Monitoring Systems Hygrothermograph PEM P reservation  E nvironment  M onitor PEM 2
http://www.pemdata.org
http://myclimatedata.com /
Costume Collection Survey
Lynn Basset Collections Fellows
Costume collection in need of re-housing
 
Re-housing materials and costs
Solar Bagging
T. Strang “The effect of thermal methods of pest control in museum collections”  Instituut Collectie Nederland (ICN) “The ...
Carriage “bonnet”
Mylar window
Just in case
Eagle Rounding Board Treatment
Before Treatment
Solubility testing of aged linseed oil Ethanol 1:1 Ethanol:Stoddards 1:1 Ethanol:Acetone Petroleum Benzine Acetone 1:1 Ace...
5% TEA Gel Carbopol = 1gram DI water = 100mL TEA = 5mL Glacial Acetic Acid = 12 drops PH ~ 7.5 Clear with 5% TEA Buffer So...
Gel application Buffer application
Before Treatment After Treatment
After cleaning with ethanol After cleaning  with gel and buffer
Before  Treatment After  Treatment
From:  maps.google.com New Orleans temperature 99 degrees, humidity 85% Shelburne temperature  82 degrees humidity 70%
NPS/NCPTT Ornamental Iron Workshop June 18-19 2009 New Orleans, LA
Jason Church Materials Conservator at NCPTT Mary Streigel Materials Research  Program Director  at NCPTT Eric Schindelholz...
Marie Laveau’s Tomb with “X” scratched into the surface Foil represents water
Roundup weed killer Isopropylamine salt of glyphosate and FD&C Blue No. 1
Theft
Andrew’s Welding & Blacksmith  Daryl Reeves
Cleaning with a wire brush Rust conversion with tannic acid in barium sulfate
XRF Analysis Simple Repairs using  a pinning method.
Priming - must be compatible with enamel paint
Painting flat finish enamel paint
A Mardi Gras statue
Poster by Rose Daly NCPTT Cemetery preservation summit October  2009
Special Thanks Shelburne Museum Kathryn Heminway The Electra McDowell Fund Nancie Ravenel Rick Kerschner Laura Brill The P...
from the Louisiana bayou. . . to the beach at lake Champlain . . . Back across the Delaware river . . . To start WUDPAC ag...
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  1. 1. Rose Daly <ul><li>Summer Work Project 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Shelburne Museum </li></ul>
  2. 2. Shelburne, Vermont © Jared C. Benedict. from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Shelburne_vt_highlight.png
  3. 3. Internship Collections/ Education Interns & Conservation Interns at a concert
  4. 4. Shelburne Museum & Grounds Courtesy of Shelburne Museum http://www.shelburnemuseum.org/visit/maps_directions.php
  5. 5. Fort Sub Rosa by Britt Browne & Graham Keegan Kalkin House
  6. 6. “ Museums have histories of their own, but how little is known of the making of private collections” -Louisine Havemeyer Louisine Havemeyer Mary Cassat Courtesy of Shelburne Museum http://www.vermontwoman.com/articles/0708/cassatt.shtml Courtesy of Shelburne Museum WikiCommons: http://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=File:Cassatt_Electra_Havemeyer_and_mother.jpg&oldid=4621362 Louisine Havemeyer and her daughter Electra 1895 Mary Cassatt
  7. 7. 19th Amendment - ratified 1920 http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/6/64/Votes_For_Women.jpg http://www.studyhistory.co.uk/Images/suffragettes.jpg Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print http://www.sylviapankhurst.com/about_sylvia_pankhurst/images/emmeline_pankhurst_250.jpg
  8. 8. Edgar Degas Repetition au Foyer (Rehearsal Studio) About 1874 – Egg tempera on canvas Courtesy of Shelburne Museum Edgar Degas Deux Danseuses (Two Dancers) About 1879 – Pastel and gouache on paper Courtesy of Shelburne Museum Edouard Manet The Grand Canal, Venice (Blue Venice) 1875 – Oil on canvas Courtesy of Shelburne Museum The Electra Havemeyer Webb Memorial Buidling Courtesy of Shelburne Museum
  9. 9. “ To keep on in Father’s footsteps in the way of collecting Art. Very few appreciating it and all discouraging me.” -Electra Havemeyer Webb Courtesy of: http://academics.smcvt.edu/shelburnemuseum/sestey/Electra%20Havemeyer%20Webb.htm Courtesy of Shelburne Museum http://www.shelburnemuseum.org/about_us/museum_story.php
  10. 10. American Folk Art/Americana Fish with Flag Trade Sign Fragment, Mid-19th century Painted wood and sheet iron Courtesy of Shelburne Museum Mermaid Weathervane~1825-50 Carved wood, originally polychromed Courtesy of Shelburne Museum William Matthew Prior (1806-1873) Nancy Lawson 1843 – Oil on canvas Courtesy of Shelburne Museum Squirrel Cage, About 1900 Carved, sawed, and turned polychromed wood with iron rods Courtesy of Shelburne Museum
  11. 11. Photo courtesy of Shelburne Museum Archives Electra and J.W. Webb and their 5 vhildren
  12. 12. “ I started collecting early in life and just hid things away. When the time came, everything came out and Shelburne Museum was born” - Electra Havemeyer Webb Vergennes Schoolhouse
  13. 13. Steamboat Ticonderoga Horseshoe Barn
  14. 14. Preservation and Conservation at Shelburne Museum Rick Kerschner Head of Preservation/ Conservation photo taken by Nancie Ravenel Courtesy of Shelburne Museum 1952 1979 1982 Museum Opens Survey By: Sheldon Keck Gerry Hoephner Pat Reeves - Textiles Colonel Gilbert - Furniture Peter Sparks - director of WUDPAC } Paintings Rick Kerschner hired
  15. 15. The Lab
  16. 16. Nancie Ravenel Objects Conservator Rick Kerschner
  17. 17. Laura Brill Kress Fellow in Conservation
  18. 18. Diana Dan Larrabee Laine Kirkhoff Louisa
  19. 19. Treatment Solar Bagging Carousel Rounding Board Preventive Environmental Management Costume Collection Survey
  20. 20. Environmental Management
  21. 21. Appropriate collection materials for this environment
  22. 22. Covered Bridge Category 1 Barn Category 2 Historic House Category 3 Retrofitted Historic House Category 4 New Construction Category 5 Purpose-Built Category 6
  23. 23. EHW Memorial Building Complete Climate Control Prentis House Conservation Heating and Ventilation Lighthouse Conservation Ventilation Beach Gallery Conservation Cooling and Heating Diamond Barn Heating Ticonderoga No Climate Control Systems
  24. 24. System Maintenance Rick examining the HVAC system Dectron Hot gas reheat system
  25. 25. Calibration Vaisala RH Meter
  26. 26. Barns that freeze in the winter
  27. 27. Independent Monitoring Systems Hygrothermograph PEM P reservation E nvironment M onitor PEM 2
  28. 28. http://www.pemdata.org
  29. 29. http://myclimatedata.com /
  30. 30. Costume Collection Survey
  31. 31. Lynn Basset Collections Fellows
  32. 32. Costume collection in need of re-housing
  33. 34. Re-housing materials and costs
  34. 35. Solar Bagging
  35. 36. T. Strang “The effect of thermal methods of pest control in museum collections” Instituut Collectie Nederland (ICN) “The solar tent”
  36. 37. Carriage “bonnet”
  37. 38. Mylar window
  38. 39. Just in case
  39. 40. Eagle Rounding Board Treatment
  40. 41. Before Treatment
  41. 42. Solubility testing of aged linseed oil Ethanol 1:1 Ethanol:Stoddards 1:1 Ethanol:Acetone Petroleum Benzine Acetone 1:1 Acetone:Isopropanol
  42. 43. 5% TEA Gel Carbopol = 1gram DI water = 100mL TEA = 5mL Glacial Acetic Acid = 12 drops PH ~ 7.5 Clear with 5% TEA Buffer Solution 5% TEA Buffer Solution DI water = 100mL TEA = 5mL Glacial Acetic Acid = 20 drops PH ~ 7.5
  43. 44. Gel application Buffer application
  44. 45. Before Treatment After Treatment
  45. 46. After cleaning with ethanol After cleaning with gel and buffer
  46. 47. Before Treatment After Treatment
  47. 48. From: maps.google.com New Orleans temperature 99 degrees, humidity 85% Shelburne temperature 82 degrees humidity 70%
  48. 49. NPS/NCPTT Ornamental Iron Workshop June 18-19 2009 New Orleans, LA
  49. 50. Jason Church Materials Conservator at NCPTT Mary Streigel Materials Research Program Director at NCPTT Eric Schindelholz materials science Phd. student at the University of Virginia
  50. 51. Marie Laveau’s Tomb with “X” scratched into the surface Foil represents water
  51. 52. Roundup weed killer Isopropylamine salt of glyphosate and FD&C Blue No. 1
  52. 53. Theft
  53. 54. Andrew’s Welding & Blacksmith Daryl Reeves
  54. 55. Cleaning with a wire brush Rust conversion with tannic acid in barium sulfate
  55. 56. XRF Analysis Simple Repairs using a pinning method.
  56. 57. Priming - must be compatible with enamel paint
  57. 58. Painting flat finish enamel paint
  58. 59. A Mardi Gras statue
  59. 60. Poster by Rose Daly NCPTT Cemetery preservation summit October 2009
  60. 61. Special Thanks Shelburne Museum Kathryn Heminway The Electra McDowell Fund Nancie Ravenel Rick Kerschner Laura Brill The Professional Development Fund Allison Daly Mary Striegel Eric Schinderholtz Jason Church Vicki Cassman Jae Gutierrez Ginny Greene Jennifer Mass
  61. 62. from the Louisiana bayou. . . to the beach at lake Champlain . . . Back across the Delaware river . . . To start WUDPAC again

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